Newport has a general population of 7,811 and an overall student population of 2,037. Approximately 2,037 of Newport's students are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
The largest business school in Newport, by student population, is Arkansas State University-Newport. In 2010, approximately 11 students graduated from the Business program at Arkansas State University-Newport.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a business degree in Newport. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,920 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,150 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business program in Newport.
If you plan on staying in Newport after graduating from business school, you should know that job prospects for business professionals in Newport, which is the most popular business profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 13,990 business professionals in Arkansas, 1,170 were working in the greater Newport area. The government projects that the number of business professionals in Newport will decrease by -3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business professional in Newport is $65,380 per year, which is lower than the average for business professionals state-wide.